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Making sense : a student's guide to research and writing : engineering and the technical sciences

Author: Margot Northey; Judi Jewinski
Publisher: Don Mills, Ontario : Oxford University Press, [2016] ©2016
Series: Making sense series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Fifth editionView all editions and formats
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This work is a research and writing guide for students in the engineering and the technical sciences field.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Margot Northey; Judi Jewinski
ISBN: 9780199010257 0199010250
OCLC Number: 930018113
Notes: Previous edition published by Oxford University Press, 2012.
Description: 273 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Writing and thinking --
Keeping notes and doing research --
Writing summaries and abstracts --
Writing a lab report --
Writing proposals and project reports --
Working collaboratively --
Giving presentations --
Writing in other contexts --
Documentation --
Following conventions for graphics and formatting --
Writing tests and examinations --
Writing a résumé and letter of application --
Writing for readability --
Common errors in grammar and usage --
Punctuation --
Misused words and phrases.
Series Title: Making sense series.
Other Titles: Engineering and the technical sciences
Responsibility: Margot Northey, Judi Jewinski.

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